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Adam B. Lowther

Adam Lowther is the director of the U.S. Air Force’s School for Advanced Nuclear Deterrence Studies and a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Mitchell Institute.

Lower-Yield Weapons Will Raise, Not Lower, the Threshold for Nuclear Use

Giving the U.S. president more flexible options will improve deterrence.


Making America’s ICBMs Great Again

SecDef Mattis had some questions about the value of the land-based part of the triad. Here are some answers.